28 Sep 2011
Do you have a space in your home that is just full of useless clutter, old stuff or boxes you haven’t been bothered to unpack? Why is it there and could it be time for you to clean those useless items away?
I’m sure most of us have a room, a drawer or maybe even a whole garage, full of things that we don’t need or want. But what is the point in holding onto all of these things, when we could get rid of them to help make extra space in our homes?
It might not necessarily be junk that you have packed away, but by sorting through those rooms, draws or cupboards, you will be able to get rid of the stuff you no longer need and put the stuff you intend to hold onto in a more appropriate place.
It’s not uncommon for people to hold onto old furniture or clothes they intend to mend for years, and instead of getting these things fixed, more and more things just tend to get added to the junk pile.
Perhaps it’s just a matter of needing better storage solutions, but you will feel much better if you organise your clutter, so you’re not holding onto old bits of furniture or clothes that you don’t need and will just end up gathering more dust. If you have things you intend to fix but haven’t for years, then maybe it’s time to get rid of them or give them to someone else who will be able to repair or use them.
If you go through your home and get rid of those areas that are messy and full of items you don’t want or need, you will feel much better and you’ll have much more space to fit in those things that you do want in your home.